Daily News from Poets & Writers

Write A House Program Accepting Applications, Book Vending Machines, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.27.14

Ways to make Barnes & Noble turn a larger profit; American classics removed from British schools; new fiction by veterans; and other news.

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Lunch Poems Turns Fifty, Amazon’s Latest Strike Against Hachette, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.23.14

A start-up offers free and discounted e-books; the reading habits of the British public; NASA’s free book on communication with extraterrestrials; and other news.

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Neil Gaiman Visits Syrian Refugee Camps, Chipotle Overlooks Latino Authors, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.22.14

Natasha Trethewey's term as poet laureate comes to an end; OverDrive partners with Smashwords; Goodreads connects readers with authors; and other news.

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Harper Lee Renews Lawsuit, Ray Bradbury’s House for Sale, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.21.14

Simon & Schuster makes a deal with Oyster and Scribd; Kelly Writers House breaks new ground; Brooklyn middle schooler becomes self-published author; and other news.

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Publishers Weekly's New Self-Publishing Site, Mark Twain's Racism, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.20.14

J. Lo’s challenging memoir; Authors Alliance takes off; one hundred and fifty new words; and other news.

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Students Seek Trigger Warnings in Lit Classes, Bob Dylan's Da Vinci Code, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.19.14

Jane Campion makes a bid to direct film adaptation of Rachel Kushner’s The Flame Throwers; promoting diversity in children’s literature; the growing popularity of “cell phone novels”; and other news.

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